Software Engineer - Silicon Engineering Documentation

Austin, Texas, United States


Role Number:200527589
Does an exciting, dynamic, fast paced and team oriented environment catch your attention? Do you love crafting sophisticated solutions to highly complex challenges? If so, consider joining us! Apple’s Silicon Engineering Group is looking for a high energy, highly motivated Software Engineer to support a variety of key internal projects by improving and streamlining the design and development process. You’ll ensure Apple products and services can seamlessly and deftly handle the tasks that make them beloved by millions. Joining this group means you’ll be responsible for crafting and building the technology that fuels Apple’s devices. Together, we will enable our customers to do all the things they love with their devices!


- Streamline and automate aspects of specification creation, review and verification with a view to improving the quality of the technical specifications used by the internal hardware and software teams. - Diagnose and optimize performance problems on a variety of tools. - Deliver toolchain training and guidance to the support team that works directly with designers, Document toolchain workflows and processes. - You will be expected to bring experience and good judgment to continuously drive process improvement across multiple, simultaneous projects, and systems.

Minimum Qualifications

Key Qualifications

  • Experience in Scala and/or Java.
  • Working knowledge of XML and related technologies (XSLT, XPath).
  • Experience working with PostgreSQL or other relational databases.
  • Understanding of software test environments and release cycles.
  • Domain modeling and schema design.
  • Familiar with source control systems such as Perforce, SVN, Git, etc.
  • Familiar with build systems such as Gradle, Ant, SBT, Maven, etc.
  • Experience with continuous integration such as Jenkins, Team City, or GitLab CI/CD — especially building customized CI/CD pipelines.
  • Prior experience with XSLT 2.0/3.0, XPath 2.0/3.1, XQuery 3.1, XSD 1.0/1.1, and XProc.
  • Building build systems plugins
  • Hands on frontend development (HTML/JavaScript/CSS).
  • Excellent scripting skills with Bash, Perl, or Python.
  • Prior experience working with Mac OS, Linux, and/or other UNIX environments.
  • Familiar with content management approaches and concepts.
  • Experience with silicon workflows and development processes.

Preferred Qualifications

Education & Experience

BS and 3+ years relevant industry experience

Additional Requirements

  • Apple is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We take affirmative action to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics. Learn more about your EEO rights as an applicant.